Municipal waste collections information

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Dear South Kesteven District Council,
Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I kindly request the following information in the context of domestic waste bin/sack collection services, as opposed to trade/commercial collections or waste disposal.

1. Are you currently in a partnership with other councils for waste IT system operations or procurement? If in a partnership please name the partner councils?

2. Do you currently operate waste services (collections) directly, or through a waste contractor such as Biffa, Suez or Veolia. If through a contractor, please name them.

3. Which of the IT systems below do you use for the management of day to day municipal bin collections:
a. Yotta
b. Bartec Collective
c. AMCS Clear
d. Whitespace/Powersuite
e. Contender/Swift Datapro/Agile
f. Selected Interventions / Echo
g. Core (Suez)
h. Webaspx
i. Microsoft Excel or similar
j. No IT system
k. Other: [please name]
Response.....

4. When is your current contract for the IT system OR outsourced waste contract for waste collections management due to expire?

5. Please provide contact information for the service manager responsible for waste collections.

I would like to thank you in advance for your help with this.

Yours faithfully,

Mr David Patrick

Customer Services, South Kesteven District Council

Dear Mr Patrick,

Freedom of Information Act 2000 Information Request Acknowledgement

Reference No: 1758616

Thank you for your request for information, this has been registered with us on 12/03/2020 16:20:30

Your request has now been assigned to the relevant department. We will provide you with a response within 20 working days, in this case no later than (09/04/2020 16:20:30).

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Yours sincerely
South Kesteven District Council
Customer Service Department

Customer Services, South Kesteven District Council

Dear Mr Patrick,

Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Information Request

Reference No: 1758616

Thank you for your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. The information you requested is as follows. Please note, the answers have been numbered to coincide with the questions in your request.

1/ No

2/ Operate in house.

3/ Yotta and Bartec Collective.

4/ Yotta - 31 March 2021. Bartec Collective - 31 March 2020.

5/ Clova Townhill [email address]

If you have any queries or concerns then please contact:

[South Kesteven District Council request email]

Further information about freedom of information is also available from the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioner's Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

Telephone: 0303 123 1113

Website: www.ico.org.uk

Yours sincerely

FOI team,

SKDC
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